Little Revolution
Drama

Almeida

Little Revolution

26 Aug 2014 - 04 Oct 2014

£9.00 - £36.00

Pro reviewers rating
10 reviews

3.0 out of 5.0
Peer reviewers rating
1 reviews

4.0 out of 5.0

  • Synopsis
  • Cast and creatives
  • Venue details
In the summer of 2011, London was burning. Alecky Blythe took her dictaphone to the streets…

From the helicopters circling overhead to the burnt out buildings on the street, this explosive new play records the voices and stories of a community as the riots happened to their present-day aftermath.

Little Revolution is Alecky Blythe’s first new London production after the success of London Road at the National Theatre and is directed by Joe Hill-Gibbins (Edward II, National Theatre and The Changeling, Young Vic).

See the Almeida’s space transformed as the audience are placed at the heart of the action.

Almeida [Off West End]

Reviews (1)    

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Another unique 'verbatim theatre' offering from Alecky Blythe, of London Road fame. She's a reasonable interviewer and an excellent editor, and thanks to Joe Hill-Gibbins' pacey direction (all very quick cuts, scene to scene) I was pretty strongly engaged throughout. Several pro reviewers seemed to want more from this show - an explanation of what was wrong with society, or the police, or the Tori...

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Cabe Franklin 14 Sep 2014

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